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Author Betty Medsgar on her new book 'The Burglary'

  • Aired: 05/16/2014
  • 06:02
  • Rating: NR
Betty Medsger sat down with chief correspondent Jeffrey Brown to talk about her new book, "The Burglary," about the unlikely group that stole papers from the FBI in 1971. That theft provided evidence of a wide-scale surveillance of U.S. citizens. For more Art Beat: newshour.pbs.org/art
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Author Betty Medsgar on her new book 'The Burglary'
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"The Burglary" recalls the 1971 FBI theft, revealing broad surveillance of U.S. citizens.
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